I don't want to blend in with those people AT ALL! I'm not Parisian or French. In conclusion...after more than 2 years of living here I don't really feel anger towards Parisians. I just deal with it I guess? Posted by Janelle Burger at 11:25 AM

Is this a lovely summer frock, or are there altogether too many frills for a grown up to be wearing around town, even in summer? Other than that I mostly spent my weekend bargain hunting. I bought a vintage lace collar, a lace tablecloth and a pair of crochet gloves, bringing a definite...

For this weeks Friday Frock Love I've found a few gorgeous peplum dresses in the world of Designer, High Street and Vintage This dress has a slim cut peplum, ideal for curvier shapes that don't want all the focus on their hips! Focus on the waist, looser fitting, and with a hem that...

I did what I do every year, which is go to bed at a sensible time and get up and look at hundreds of online galleries of pretty frocks. Those online galleries are the reason I don't normally publish a pretty frocks post, they're everywhere, but this year I've decided I will. Mostly prompted by...

Claire wears simple but lovely '40s frocks, styled just as they would have been during the period. To get the same vintage '40s vibe without looking like a costume, try a floral dress in a classic cut paired with sweet two-tone oxfords. Add a mustard crossbody bag for a pop of color and a...

They're all in the sale, so if your size is still in stock, don't hang about! If you read the reviews under this lovely beaded flapper style frock, it seems it might not even be as short as it looks, unless you're a tall girl. Team it with low heeled, almond toe shoes, a feather head...

There's nothing quite as chic as a clean-lined frock that hits every curve just so. (1) Fitted through the bodice with a flare in the skirt, this Theory dress is a throwback to the ladylike dressing of the '40s and '50s. Theory - Tenois Dress (2) The DVF wrap dress is iconic, but her more...

Luxury materials were in short supply, so steel-arched stilettos were replaced with wedge heels, and colorful cottons took the place of silk frocks. The wardrobe became playful and affordable: mix-and-match brights for the woman who does it all. To recreate the look, pick full bottoms,...

Just to see what a perfume inspired by a Parisian fountain and Sicily can be like! Olivia Palermo's smile and the color palette of this ad print campaign makes Rochas' new perfume tagline a reality: Fracheur and Joie de Vivre (Freshness and Joy of Living). Reportedly launching in France's...

)! Discussion 11 comments for "Fancy Frocks and Thrifty Bargains" STILL jealous of your fair finds! Boots don't start round my way until March. *sigh* So nice to see this frock on some one I have actually met! Looks lovely and alot less silky than the official pics would suggest? Or...

 

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